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Create a new wiki page using the 2013 Client Library

I'm using the SharePoint 2013 Client Library and am trying to generate new wiki articles. I'm able to connect, retrieve the web, find the list, but I can't add items. I feel like I need to be using ...
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Wiki Markup Language

Does the 2010 SharePoint wiki offer improved support for lightweight markup language? If so, where can I find the documentation? For example, is there markup for bold text - external links - images ? ...
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SharePoint Wiki Table of Contents

Is there any syntax that when wrapped around content, automatically builds a table of contents towards the top of the wiki, similarly to how the Media Wiki works? I am using SharePoint 2013.
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How to link to user profile in wiki

I'm looking to add simple links to different users within a wiki article (i.e. "John defined the original request, which was then expanded on my Jane." where John and Jane linked to their profile ...
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Warning about unsafe content when saving wikipage using Sharepoint Designer

After editing a wiki page using SharePoint Designer 2010 I have stared to get the message "Content in the embedded form field maybe changed by the server to remove unsafe content. Do you want to ...
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Dynamically display content in a wiki page based on a selected item

I am trying to organize a wiki page that will have a section of text, and then a series of sections where the reader only needs one piece, followed by more common content and more variable text. I ...
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Hidding sections in wiki

I have some long articles in a sharepoint wiki and would like to hide certain sections until the user clicks on the headline to open the section them. How can this be done?
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Comparison of Sharepoint Wiki vs Word for technical documentation

Is there any guidance anywhere on when to use a Sharepoint Wiki vs Word or pdf for technical documentation? When is it better to use a wiki vs a document, etc. I'm not sure which is best for our ...
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Is it possible to save a wiki template in Sharepoint 2013

I need to be able to save a wiki for reuse. Ideally I'd like to set up a Enterprise wiki and then save out a template for further use. Is it possible to save an Enterprise Wiki as a template in ...
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How to change the Wiki Page Layout in SharePoint 2010 using Powershell?

I would like to create a wiki page using powershell and would like set "Two column with Header" as the page layout instead of the default "One Column" layout. Able to create the page however dont know ...
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Creating a knowledge base with SP10 possible?

I am currently trying to create some kind of knowledge base, but unfortunately couldn't make much progress in this matter. I have certain requirements of features the system must provide in the end ...
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Are there customizations available for pasting images or screenshots to wiki

I would like to copy an image to a SharePoint wiki as easily as I can copy it to a word document - for example, pasting a screenshot to a wiki, getting asked for the file name, and getting the image ...
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How to keep Wiki site hidden until all content is added.

I want to create a new site Wiki for my company in SharePoint 2013. I don't want people to see it while it is in progress. I would like to create the site, add and format all the content, and then ...
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Is it possible to grant a group access to a specific wiki page?

I have a SharePoint 2007 wiki library and want to grant all authenticated users READ access to specific pages without granting them READ access to the entire wiki library. Is this possible with ...
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Edit permssion only for survey but not for page

I have nearly 100 sub sites which contain wikis & survey .I have given edit item level permission so that the user is able to update/edit survey & wiki but at the same time user is able to ...
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Wiki Template question

I posted a similar issue before but I was not very clear so Ill try my best to explain what I am trying to achieve. I am a Student working for a large company, The team I am working with has these ...
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SharePoint 2013 vs Confluence Wiki (same story?)

I am in the same situation as the questioner two years ago, however I don't have a body of people using Confluence they see it as being promising and should be considered. Has the landscape changed ...
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CEWP Disappears on Edit

I've been using Wiki pages (by default) and adding CEWPs to them, and linking (text) script files to those from a site assets library to implement functionality. However occasionally when I edit a ...
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How do I add custom fields to a wiki page?

I create a new wiki pages library (on SharePoint Foundation 2010) and create some new custom fields (1 choice and 1 text). When I create a new Wiki Page these custom fields are not shown on the web ...
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Adding bookmarks to wiki links

when linking wiki pages on SharePoint you use the [[page name]] syntax but is there a way to add a #bookmark to that wiki page link so that the user is taken straight to the desired section of a wiki ...
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Is it possible to access the content of a sharepoint 2010 wiki article externally via php?

Title basically says all. I have external web pages that I would like to access the content of certain wiki articles using php, or other methods if anyone has suggestions. Is this possible? If not ...
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Security Trimming for Wiki

I am building a help wiki for my WSS 3.0 site. Each wiki page will explain a different feature about the site. It is written for the average user, with screenshots, etc. In addition, I want a matching ...
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How to send automatic email/s to the approve/s of content on my enterprise wiki

I have created a publishing site which contain enterprise wiki and for some sites I define that I contents require approval before being published. Currently the new wiki article will not be published ...
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Updating a wiki page with the REST API

How do you correctly update a SharePoint 2013 wiki page using the REST API? Three basic capabilities I am interested in: Reading an existing page (content only) Updating an existing page Creating a ...
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Sharepoint 2010 Wiki Editor does not work with IE 9

my problem is that when I try to edit a Wiki page with IE 9 on Windows 7 then the loading symbol appears in the right upper corner but it stays there and nothing happens. Also after waiting some time ...
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Paste button disabled, when accessing Wiki from OSX

SharePoint Server Enterprise 2010 on multiple servers. Clients have Windows XP, 7 or OSX. When a user is editing a wiki page from a Windows client, everything is ok. From a Mac, the paste button in ...
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How do I add a webpart to all Enterprise Wiki pages?

I've got a quick question here. I want to add a button to all of my Enterprise Wiki pages, the button should lead to that page's edit form. My question is, what is the best way to add 1 webpart to all ...
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Is there some Wiki markup for “back” in SharePoint's Wiki?

At our organization, we've buried our SP installation in the bowels of our corporate intranet front-end, so it's always completely non-intutive to find. I've created a "How to get to SharePoint" ...
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How to add links on the right side of the sharepoint wiki site

I am newbie to sharepoint and using sharepoint 2007 to create a wiki site. I would like to know how to add links on the right side of the page(similar to on the left side)..some thing like this Right ...
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Design decision (Site collection Vs Subsites) to take when creating new SharePoint web application

Basically I want to build a knowledge based library for our company. The general requirements are as follow:- Each department need to store their documents and procedures as Wikis inside SharePoint. ...
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Is there an easy way to turn 1300+ individual documents into a Wiki?

Nearly a year ago, I'd asked this question. Amazingly, the project is moving forward faster than a speeding snail. Right now, we've got all of the data imported as both Word and HTML docs, 'cause no ...
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Creating a Categories term store to manage my Wiki Pages Vs creating multiple wikis sub-sites

I want to create a publishing site which have enterprise wiki to store and manage internal procedures for our company, so I find that there are two different approaches which I can follow to organize ...
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Managing my user permissions for my Publishing site  enterprise wiki

I have created 5 separate enterprise wiki sites, which can be accessed using the following URLs:- …Wiki/HrManuals ..Wiki/SalesManuals ..Wiki/TechnicalManuals ..Wiki/legalManuals Now I need to ...
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Enterprise wiki site collection Users privileges in sharepoint 2013

I have created a collaboration site collection which contain an enterprise wiki, and now my register users are being able to add, edit, delete and read wikis in a very reliable and efficient way. But ...
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knowledgebase Library ratings

I have a Knowledgebase Library. I am (farm admin) able to rate documents . End users with contribute rights to the library rate the document but they never get updated. Any idea? Timer job runs ...
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show contents of doc in wikipage

I have a word-document (in a sharepoint-library, same site) library whose contents I would like to show in a wiki-page. So, not just a link to the document but actually see the contents of the ...
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Side-by-side web parts on a wiki page: possible?

I want to have two small web parts (weather and traffic reports) arranged side-by-side, rather than one on top of the other, on a wiki page (Home.aspx). It appears that I'll need a web part zone to do ...
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Sharepoint 2010 Wiki question

I would like to know how can I make my wiki lib look like wikipedia as much as possible. By that i mean how can I: make a link to the document (like the "Contents" menu)? implement the "sections"? ...
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Creating Wiki Page in SharePoint 2010

When i try to add a wiki site to my main site, i get an page that says "Error - An Unexpected error has occurred - Troubleshoot issue...". This isn't a particularly helpful error message and i'm ...
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Get list of all articles in Wiki

How does one create a list of Wiki articles found in a Sharepoint Wiki, preferably categorized by the first character of the page name? Basically, I'd like an list like the one at the bottom of this ...
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Using SyntaxHighlighter in SharePoint Wiki?

Has anyone been able to get a package like SyntaxHighlighter to work with SharePoint wikis?
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2010 Recent sub Site Wiki Page Changes Rollup with Content Query webpart

I have a my SharePoint 2010 enterprise implementation. I am trying to implement a Webpart in a site that shows all the latest changes from a sub site wiki libraries. Unfortunately the result set is ...
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webpart not shown correctly on wikipage

I've created a simple webpart to show the weather forecast and I need to put it into a wiki page. The thing is: it works perfectly on a webpart page, but inside a wiki it is shown like it doesn't have ...
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URL to wiki page in edit mode

I have a wiki page and I want to retrieve an url of this page in an edit mode. The problem is that a url of this page in edit and display modes are the same. It doesn't change. How can I solve this ...
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Copy/Paste to SP 2010 Page does not keep formatting?

I am trying to copy a formatted Word 2010 document and paste it into a SharePoint 2010 page. Most of the formatting comes over to SharePoint fine, EXCEPT for the indentation of the lines. Is there ...
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How to programmatically create editable wiki pages within the Pages library of an Enterprise Wiki site

I'm new to SharePoint. I'm trying to programmatically create a wiki page within the Pages library of an Enterprise Wiki site in SharePoint 2010. Here is my code: using (SPSite site = new ...
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Wiki Categories field greyed out and disabled

I created a Enterprise wiki site in SharePoint 2010 but when i create a page,the Wiki Categories field is greyed out and disabled. The Managed Metadata service is already started and the taxonomy ...
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Is there a better Editor for a SharePoint 2010 wiki?

What editor would you suggest to use for SharePoint wikis? We are not so happy with the built in HTML one (because of image support) I opened another question about how to use Windows Live Writer, ...
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System Documentation In Sharepoint

I need to create a repository of system documentation in Sharepoint. The intended audience need quick and easy access to the documentation (= searchable), and must also be able to navigate easily ...
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Help with a Navigation/Structuring Problem

I have a template in use and a webpage. If a user wants to create a new project, the user should click on a link/button. This would generate around 36 new pages, all with links to each other. Also, ...